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Introduction to Research for Slavic folklore

Welcome to the Slavic Folklore Research Guide! 

This guide is specifically designed to help students with the research assignments  for SLAV 148/149 Introduction to Slavic Folklore.  The purpose of the research exercise is to teach students INFORMATION MANAGEMENT. When you complete the exercise, you will:

    * Know more about the library and its resources, human and material;
    * Better understand how locate needed materials in a variety of formats;
    * Be more able evaluate and choose the best materials.

The research exercise consists of three components:  an internet research tutorial, library sessions with accompanying worksheets, and a research assignment. For more help, contact Jon Giullian. Happy Researching!


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